Auf Youtube finden sich vielzählige Videos, in denen Personen sich dabei filmen, wie sie ein Video anschauen. Diese Reactionvideos sollen hinsichtlich der Inszenierung von Emotionen verstanden werden.
Projektnr.: G 403
Speech melody or intonation (prosody) is a fundamental part of the verbal communication of emotions. The project explores the production and the reception of affective prosody in so-called "emotionally blind" (alexithymic) individuals.
Project No. G 402
Financial speculation is seen as non-emotional and abstract, but literary texts describe intense 'market emotions'. The project analyzes the relation between speculation and emotion in literature.
Project No. G 408
Great apes use, just like human beings, three modalities to convey emotional information: facial expressions, gestures and vocalisations. In research, the level of knowledge as well as the attention drawn to these three modalities shows significant inequalities. This project approaches the field of vocal communication of orangutans in emotionally arousing situations.
Project No. G 409
Financial markets are marked by a radical uncertainty. What are the influences of emotions, calculative practices and social embeddedness while investment bankers encounter this uncertainty?
Project No. G 405
Based on the attachment theory, multimodal signal exchange in parent-infant interactions will be studied. Results in this cross-species comparison might give insight in the evolution of emotional expressions.
Project No. G 406
Without sensualism, Kant’s aesthetics wouldn’t exist. But what is sensualism? The project examines the construction of sensualist aesthetics in the second third of the 18th century in Germany.
Project No. G 410
The graduate school of the cluster Languages of Emotion does no longer accept new PhD candidates. Information regarding doctoral studies at Freie Universität Berlin can be found here: www.fu-berlin.de/en/sites/promovieren/